The Mariposa School

  • The Mariposa School is a non-profit organization created specifically to offer children with autism and other developmental disabilities year around, intensive instruction using innovative teaching techniques.
  • Based in central north carolina, the school has attracted international attention for its progressive teaching curriculum and various programming opportunities.
  • Each program is tailored to fit individual needs so that the student may realize his/her maximum potential.
  • Our mission is to provide intensive instruction in a supportive environment designed to improve communication skills and therefore quality of life for children with autism and other developmental disabilities and their families.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
Grades OfferedPrekindergarten

Student Body

Total Students55 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
23%
State avg.: 18%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio2:1
National avg.: 13:1
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The average private school tuition in Wake County, NC is $5,979 for elementary schools and $12,039 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Wake County, NC is 89% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).